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Poland’s Doctor-Prime Minister Will See You Now

The chain-smoking doctor ... Kopacz has had little success in ending her cigarette habit, despite public promises to do so... decried a 2010 law restricting smoking as “an attack on my personal freedom” and said it would keep her from smoking in cafes or
Bloomberg News
added Sep 20, 2014 13:26
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[Europe] Poland ‘can offer economic recipe’ to the EU

not all changes brought by EU membership are necessarily positive for the Polish economy. The last year has witnessed a significant campaign in the Polish media criticizing the new Tobacco Directive. Its introduction threatens the strong tobacco industry
EurActiv
added Sep 14, 2014 11:44
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[Poland] Smoking decline prompts lower excise revenues

government has decided not to hike cigarette excise tax next year, because Poles are smoking less. The decision by Poland's finance ministry means that 2015 will be the first year without such a hike since 2004.
Polskie Radio (pl)
added Sep 14, 2014 11:42
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[Europe] Poland to challenge EU menthol cigarette ban

Poland is appealing to the European Court of Justice this week against EU legislation that will see menthol and other flavoured tobacco products banned by 2016.
Polskie Radio (pl)
added Jul 22, 2014 13:30
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Poland to appeal against EU ban on flavoured tobacco

Menthol cigarettes, which account for 20% of sales, should be considered a traditional product, says deputy prime minister / Poland is to appeal to the European court of justice over an EU ban on flavoured tobacco products, saying it will be unfairly aff
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 22, 2014 06:54
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[Europe] Poland to appeal ban on flavored cigarettes

Polish officials will try to block the ban on menthol cigarettes ... Poland is currently working on the appeal to be filed with the EU’s Court of Justice. “Polish government wants to demonstrate that the Tobacco Directive is based on unsound legal ground
Warsaw Business Journal (pl)
added May 15, 2014 13:09
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[Poland] Krakow public transport bans e-cigarettes

The new by-law is to become effective in May, and follows on from the cities of Warsaw, Poznan and Lodz, where similar regulations have been enforced. Deputy director of Krakow’s Communal Infrastructure and Transport Authority, Marcin Korusiewicz told jo
Polskie Radio (pl)
added Apr 29, 2014 07:36
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Nicolites expands into Poland

Leading UK electronic cigarette maker Nicolites is expanding into Poland after noticing a growing demand for its products from Polish customers on its website.
The Grocer (uk)
added Mar 3, 2014 10:39
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Majority of adults in Poland support smoke-free public places

In January 2014, Poland released its results from a tobacco survey conducted during November 2013, surveying adults 15 years and older. Highlights from the 2013 tobacco survey in Poland are as follows: Approximately 27% of men, 18% of women and 22% over
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jan 29, 2014 18:56
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Health improvement in Poland is contingent on continued extensive tobacco control measures

A new article shows the progress made in Poland in tobacco control, but stresses that continued improvement is contingent on extensive tobacco control measures. Tobacco smoking is a major avoidable single cause of premature mortality in Poland. Almost one
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:01
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